Job Details



OutKick is a cutting-edge national multimedia platform that produces and distributes engaging content at the intersection of sports news, sports culture and pop culture. As the Motion Graphics Designer, you are part of a collaborative team effort to provide highly stylized and technically sound content across multiple platforms.

Category Animation  Art Department  Digital Media  Graphic Design  Special Effects 
Location Greater Nashville Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date May 01, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

OutKick is looking for a Motion Graphics Designer to join their Nashville Team. As the Motion Graphics Designer, you are part of a collaborative team effort to provide highly stylized and technically sound content across multiple platforms. You’ll be responsible for producing creative and visually compelling graphics to support daily OutKick content. You thrive in a live broadcast environment, have the right attitude, and understand the level of commitment needed for a quick turnaround.

In order to be considered, you must submit a link to your portfolio.

  • Create and design animations including opens, bumps, transitions, and set elements based on established show formats
  • Execute same-day requests for charts, maps, logos, full screens, and other custom topical images based on show needs while balancing assignments with longer deadlines
  • Work closely with show producers to complete requests made for graphics on a variety of shows
  • Work with editorial management to ensure work aligns with network/show identity and editorial guidelines
  • Understand social media needs such as thumbnail artwork and collaborating to grow viewership
  • Pitch cohesive designs for new show packages, redesigns, studio displays, segments, and special events - Must be able to storyboard concepts and present designs in a group environment
  • Ensure all work conforms to technical requirements and file organization standards
  • Design engaging key art and build toolkits for our OTT platforms
  • Typeset and proofread text-based artwork such as promos, factoids, and info-graphics
  • Work with management and editorial to determine the best way to tell each story    
  • 3+ years' experience working in design and production for broadcast news and digital
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe Premiere, After Effects, Cinema 4D, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Ability to organize information (layout design, infographics, general organization)
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of sports, teams and players
  • Attention to detail and quality with a strong understanding of design principles, layout, typography, and color theory
  • Refined sense of motion and animation, particularly relating to typography and logo usage
  • Knowledge and awareness of current design trends in graphic design and typography
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, high-pressure live broadcast environment under tight deadlines
  • Ability to fulfill a high volume of daily graphic requests while conforming to established overall brand and show-specific design standards
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to receive assignments and feedback from team members at all levels
  • Team-oriented mindset to assist in other production as needed
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule early mornings, evenings, and weekends

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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